Before They Were Famous: Sonya Deville

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All wrestlers have to start somewhere on the path to making their dreams a reality, whether it be a wrestling school, church basement, bingo hall, etc. From there, those wrestlers work their way up to the pinnacle of their dreams. For many, that’s a career in WWE or more recently AEW, IMPACT! Wrestling or even NJPW. But […] READ MORE


The NXT UK Recap (1/23/20)

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Just two days before Worlds Collide, the stars of NXT UK debuted in York for another action-packed night, as they presented two qualifying matches for the NXT Cruiserweight Championship at that event! Worlds Collide Implications You never bet against The #IrishAce. @Jordan_Devlin1 advances to the NXT #Cruiserweight Title #Fatal4Way match at #WorldsCollide! #NXTUK pic.twitter.com/fQhFvmmGde — […] READ MORE


The Purple Lounge: 205 Live (2/7/17)

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1st Match: Ariya Daivari vs. Mustafa Ali Okay, there were a couple jabs at Donald Trump in Smackdown Live (AJ Styles: “Do we live in a fantasy world where the facts don’t matter?” and Natalya: “I don’t lie, I don’t lie. You just can’t handle the truth.”), and now the opening match seems to be […] READ MORE


The Purple Lounge: 205 Live (1/24/17)

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First Match: TJ Perkins vs. Tony Nese Second straight week that “The Premier Athlete” Tony Nese has come to the ring without his previous partner, Drew Gulak, so it appears their tandem has been dissolved. Both are fantastic singles wrestlers, so it’s nice to see that all the indie guys aren’t going to end up […] READ MORE


205 Live Review (12/20/2016): Neville Is Here

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Coming live from Detroit, Michigan, it’s 205 Live! Tonight’s main event is WWE Cruiserweight Champion Rich Swann and TJ Perkins versus Brian Kendrick and “The King of the Cruiserweights” Neville, who returned last night on Raw to turn heel on the entire division. ARIYA DAVARI vs. LINCE DORADO Davari and Dorado are having a rematch […] READ MORE


Roadblock Preview: Cruiserweight Championship Triple Threat

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It’s a clash of champions of sorts as the three men who have held the WWE Cruiserweight Championship since it’s resurrection following this summer’s stunning Cruiserweight Classic face off in a triple threat to decide the face of the division, tonight at WWE Roadblock: End of the Line. Who will win and what will come […] READ MORE


205 Live Review (12/06/2016): Swann’s 1st Title Defence

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The WWE Network‘s newest performer programming, 205 Live, debuted last week with a PPV worthy main event that saw Rich Swann in his finest WWE performance to date – adding WWE psychology with his indie arsenal – as he dethroned The Brian Kendrick for the WWE Cruiserweight Championship. While many were worried that the Smackdown crowd […] READ MORE


205 Live Debut Review (11/29/16)

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It was only a few weeks ago that WWE revealed they had plans for a brand new Cruiserweight centric program for the WWE Network, to be called 205 Live (a nod to the weight limit for the division, of 205 lbs.). The plans indicated that the show would emanate live from the same venue as […] READ MORE


Survivor Series Preview: Brian Kendrick vs. Kalisto

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Survivor Series Preview: Brian Kendrick vs. Kalisto When Brian Kendrick defends the WWE Cruiserweight title against Kalisto at Survivor Series, there will be much more than a championship on the line. As per the a brand supremacy stipulation, the winner will decide the fate of the entire division. The Birth of the Cruiserweight Division After […] READ MORE